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Coronavirus: Tokyo records high rise in new cases

Tokyo on Sunday recorded 143 new cases of the coronavirus, raising the number of people, who have tested positive for it, to over 1,000. The…

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Dubai enters lockdown to tackle coronavirus

Dubai imposed a two-week lockdown Saturday night and Saudi Arabia sealed off parts of the Red Sea city of Jeddah as Gulf states tightened measures…

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COVID-19 vaccine: French doctor apologises over Africa comment

Jean Paul Mira, the French doctor who requested that the new Coronavirus drug be tested in Africa has apologized. Jean Paul Mira and his colleague,…

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Trump to Americans: Prepare for lot of deaths

United States President, Donald Trump has told Americans to prepare for a lot of death in the coming week as the dreadful Coronavirus surges. The novel…

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WHO warns countries against rushing to lift coronavirus restrictions

The World Health Organization (WHO) has cautioned countries against rushing to lift quarantine restrictions too quickly. This is because doing so might result in a resurgence of Coronavirus…

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Michael Atkinson Trump’s new fall guy over House impeachment

President Donald Trump has notified Congress that he has sacked Michael Atkinson, the Inspector general of the Intelligence Committee. Atkinson, Trump’s new fall guy, was…

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Group develops software application to fight coronavirus

A group, Coalition for A Better Nigeria, in conjunction with WideBridge Solution, said it has developed an application that will enable the three tiers of…

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Drogba, Eto’o slam doctors who want COVID-19 Vaccine tested on Africans

Ivorian football legend, Didier Drogba and Cameroonian football legend, Samuel Eto’o have joined other Africans in calling out two French Doctors who asked for the…

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Coronavirus hits entire family including eleven children

An entire Spanish family including eleven children have contracted the Coronavirus. According to DailyMail UK, the Cebrian Gervas family from Valladolid in north-west Spain have…

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Coronavirus: CNN anchor, Baldwin tests positive to COVID-19

CNN anchor, Brooke Baldwin has tested positive for Coronavirus. This happened few days after her colleague, Chris Cuomo tested positive for COVID-19. Baldwin announced her…

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COVID-19: Africa records 289 deaths as Coronavirus cases rise to 7,123

The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has said that there are now 7,123 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 50 countries…

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Coronavirus: UK residents set 5G mast on fire

Conspiracy theorists are reportedly setting phone masts alight and targeting engineers after a bizarre claim 5G “radiation” caused the deadly coronavirus spread. The theory originated…

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Coronavirus: 90 countries turn to IMF for emergency funds

More than 90 countries have asked the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for emergency funding as the coronavirus pandemic has led to an unprecedented economic crisis,…

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OPEC, allies plan biggest oil cut ever

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other oil-producing countries are working on a deal for an unmatched production cut equivalent to about 10% of…

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Google ramps up fight against Coronavirus fake news with $6.5 million fund

Search engine giant, Google, has disclosed plans to tackle the spread of fake news and misinformation on coronavirus with a $6.5 million fund. Google reportedly wants to…

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British airways set to suspend 32,000 employees

The airline industry is one of the hardest hit by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, globally. According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the industry…

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COVID-19: Coronavirus cases in UK hit 38,168, kills 3,605 people

The United Kingdom (UK) Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) says there are now 38,168 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The…

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Iraq understates confirmed coronavirus cases

Iraq has been understating its confirmed COVID-19 cases, as it has many times more than the 772 it has publicly reported. Reuters reported that the…

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Spaniards clear out wine, beer shelves in panic-buying

Spaniards have cleared out shelves of beer, wine, chocolates, olives, and potato chips amid the nationwide coronavirus lockdown. According to market data, Spaniards are consuming…

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Coronavirus: Death toll in Germany hits over 1,000

Coronavirus infection in Germany has gone above 1,000, as the pandemic continues unabated. Robert Koch Public Health Institute says the death toll has reached 1,017,…

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